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Jul 21, 2012 6:00am EDT
think this ties into it. people will use it as a healing opportunity and a chance to really show solidarity. on an individual basis, today they have grief counseling at a pair of high schools to help people process the trauma. >> jim, i feel so bad fort families of those who lost loved ones. the bodies were in the theater for so long and weren't given the exact word if it was their laughed ones. finally they got the word last night. have the bodies been removed? >> yeah. around 5:00 last night they were able to get all the bodies out of there. it takes a long time for the coroners to come in and the crime scene investigators to come in and process these sites. i know it was very important to the police to make that notification. you be imagine with that many -- that much of a huge shooting site, that many bullets, that many shell casings, what a site that must be to process. >> jim, are police still inside the theater investigating? >> yeah. there's still police over there for sure. the adjoining shopping area, they actually plan on reopening today. the movie theater itself still
CNN
Jul 13, 2012 7:00am EDT
created in new york city is manufactured here in new york city as well. it's nice to have you with us. we appreciate it. what do you think of this entire controversy. we were talking and i was following you on twitter, hearing what you were saying about it. what makes you so mad? >> well, i'm just for five years now we've been trying to raise awareness about these factories in new york city, that they exist and factories around the country, that they exist and we can manufacturer here. and the factories need work in order to survive. and we need these factories in order to ensure the future of american fashion. so i mean, this would have been a great opportunity to show off american manufacturing ability and be proud of our country's e resour resources, it's an unfortunate turn of events. >> we were chatting about this on the panel yesterday, i wouldn't say i was outraged but kind of outraged and ran it by our panelists and their response was, everything is made in china, anyway. i'll play a clip of how that went and we'll talk on the other side. oh, we don't have a clip of that. but that
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Jul 31, 2012 4:00am EDT
other republicans. what i'm told is that franks said his regret was mostly in using the name and that it overshadowed the general point that they were trying to make. i should also say franks told republican colleagues that he still stands behind that question and what he wants the inspectors general across the government to investigate. you know, you talked about the fact that republican leaders, at least some of them, have really shunned this leader. i talked to a pretty conservative congressman today who said a lot of us, conservatives like me, are saying are you kidding me? they're idiots for making this mistake. why go after hillary's body person without having rock solid evidence. >> you said this whole thing was a wake up call. how so? >> well, i think what it really points to, and i think that the events of the so called mosque at ground zero, that, you know, we have a kind of deep anti-muslim here in the united states. if you look at poland, you find out that a considerable number of people are willing to believe anything about islam and muslims. people like newt gingrich sla
CNN
Jul 4, 2012 4:00am EDT
than $838,000 in gifts in kind to u.s. vets, a charity in arizona. u.s. vets showed us what actually was sent. 20 pairs of men's football pants, more than 100 chefs coats, 125 chef's aprons. a needle point design pillow case. two pages worth of stuff the director told us, we don't need. and take a look at what showed up at the st. benedicts veterans center in birmingham, alabama where j.d. simpson takes homeless vets off the streets. he said the modest shipment included some useful items. 2,300 disaster blankets good for a couple days' use and some cleaning supplies. but it also included this. >> they sent us 2,600 bags of cough drops and 2,200 little bottles of sanitizer and 11,520 bags of coconut m&ms. and didn't have a lot of use for 11,520 coconut m&ms. >> here's what they posted on their website about the work they were doing in alabama. >> we send by the truckload items that these centers and shelters say they need desperately. >> for our veterans that have given so much to our country and now need our help. >> great sound bite. >> did they ever ask you what you wanted? >> no.
CNN
Jul 30, 2012 10:00pm EDT
we think you deserve a look at the people they've been targeting and the tactics they've been using. they've named these two asking a federal inspectors general to investigate muslim brotherhood infiltration. on the right is mohammed elibiary. on the right is huma abedin. both have received threats since being named. some top republicans have risen to her defense. >> these allegations and the report from which they're drawn are nothing less than an unwarranted and unfounded attack on an honorable citizen, a dedicated american and a loyal public servant. >> the bachmann five website that claims to connect ms. abedin to the muslim brotherhood in this convoluted way. through an organization her late father started decades ago which allegedly had the support of another guy who had another organization that might have had the support of another organization the muslim brotherhood. the website also makes allegations against her brother and mother. as a top aide to the secretary of state, miss abedin has a security clearance. and as such has undergone extensive background checks. now, last
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Jul 27, 2012 11:00pm EDT
from aurora. that's it for us, them and everyone. >> nobody ever brought him to your attention in any way -- >> we've had no contact with him on a criminal matter whatsoever as a police department. >> erin, yesterday, a spokesman for the university said, you know what, the chief wasn't being forthright with you. in fact, here's what they told us out of concern with violating the court order, the chief didn't answer the questions directly. so the question is, what did the school know? if they didn't answer that question directly, did that mean they did know he was seeing this psychiatrist, that there was any kind of warnings? all of that is going to come out as this court case moves forward. obviously, a big development today that this guy was seeking mental health at the school before the shooting. >> certainly raises a lot of questions about who knew what, when and liability. thanks so much to drew griffin who's been investigating this. >>> in maryland today, there were echoes of last week's colorado attack. police say neil edwin prescott is in custody after he allegedly called himse
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Jul 6, 2012 7:00am EDT
. >> that's right. >> joining us this morning is representative bill cassidy, a republican from louisiana and only practicing physician in congress, not going to ask him to weigh in on the cal orric content in the food, serious radio talk show host and new orleans native and michelle u banks is with us, nice to have all of you with us this morning. we appreciate it. lots to get to. but first we'll start with the breaking news on deadly storms on the move right now. violent thunderstorms have slammed into eastern tennessee, happened overnight. reportedly so far, two people have been killed, dozens others injured. we want to get you right to rob marciano. what's going on? >> hey, soledad, this cluster of thunderstorms popped up late yesterday and bumped into heat and humidity. i don't have to tell you that if you live east of the mepississii you're in the heat. there's with the biggest storms hit as far as the most intense winds, smokey mountain national park, a lot of people camping here. this is prime time for camping season. tents and rvs, not a lot of places to hide. the trees coming do
CNN
Jul 28, 2012 6:00am EDT
>> boyle used his movie magic to show the queen teaming up with the james bond actor daniel craig in a scene that seems to show them parachuting into the olympic stadium. but stunt doubles actually jumped from the helicopter. it was not the queen. >>> let's take you over to london's olympic park where amanda davies is joining us this morning. good morning, amanda. we shared some of the highlights with our viewers. what stood out to you in the opening ceremonies? >> dan me boyle called this show the aisles of wonder and it left so many people wondering how on earth he managed to persuade the queen jump out of a helicopter with james bond 007. for me, that was most definitely the highlight. it had everything, not just that kind of humor, it had drama, it had david beckham in a speed boat going down the river thames and then it managed to maintain that great suspend which we had all been talking about, who was going to light the olympic caldron to mark the official opening of the games. and it really kept everybody guessing right down to the moment it happened. david beckham passed t
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Jul 17, 2012 5:00am EDT
. he's using the internet. >> very interesting, i was watching his kids' take on. this first, we'll start with our top story. the fbi and international authorities are working to find out how sewing needles wound up in four sandwiches on a delta airlines flight. the needles were found on four separate flights. all traveling from amsterdam to the united states. officials say one passenger was injured by a needle but declined medical treatment. federal agents have launched a criminal investigation now. cnn's sandra endo is live in washington with the very latest. this is just outrageous. what have authorities uncovered so far? >> a full blown investigation is under way. the fbi and local authorities in the netherlands are trying to figure out how the needles got into those turkey sandwiches in the first place. a spokesperson says the neelds were found in sandwiches on flights from amsterdam to minneapolis, seattle, and two flights to atlanta. two of the needles were found by passengers and one was discovered by an air marshall. when delta found out about the needles in the food, the a
CNN
Jul 3, 2012 11:00am EDT
this is they use a number of different planes, but some of the big guns, as you said it, are the c-130s that are on loan from the air force as part of this fire fighting fleet. this is not the first time a c-130 has crashed, a relatively horrific crash in 2003 when essentially a c-130s wings folded up ward and fell off the plane in northern california. that crash was blamed on metal fatigue. obviously the air force is still looking into what caused this recent crash. >> any idea when the grounding might be lifted? >> that's a lot harder to say and what we're talking about here is looking at this fleet of planes. these are not the only tools that the local officials have to fight fires. they have another arsenal, if you will, of different tools so there are now nine p2v tankers and you also have convers. some of them are as much as 40 years old, and they are equipped with mobile fire fighting systems and then they are used by contractors who work with the federal government and send them out to different fires. they move from place to place. also one very large air tanker, essential
CNN
Jul 16, 2012 1:00pm EDT
chance to vote. well after weeks of legal back and forth, the state's allowed to use a federal database to remove noncitizens from the voter rolls. critics say this process targets poor and minority voters. but florida's governor says it's going to help improve the election process. john zarrella reporting from miami. >> reporter: for months state of florida wrangling with the federal government over access to a federal database. now this federal database has lists of people who are in the country legally but not eligible to vote. well, over the weekend, florida and the department of homeland security finally arrived at an agreement which will allow florida access to that database so that it can go through and look for people in the state who probably shouldn't be on the voter rolls. now, governor rick scott said this morning on cnn that this was, in fact, an important step. >> i don't know anybody, any supervisor of election or anybody in the state thinks nonu.s. citizens ought to be voting our races. it's good for all of the citizens. >> reporter: officials will have to be tr
CNN
Jul 4, 2012 3:00pm EDT
you can use that water to restore water pressure to a toilet if you have lost your electricity. we have some numbers from west virginia. about a third of the state gets their water and people are reporting water service loss, low pressure. they are getting boil water advisories because when they have that low pressure the water sits in the pipe. bacteria can get in. brian todd is seeing a lot of folks storing water for dripging water and daily use. about 20% of the state'sulati population isn't connected to water service. they use wells. these are the problems people are facing several days into the power outages as well as the heat that you've been talking about because you think first about the lights and then people start to think about water. you can go without right, but you can't go without water. >> you can go as well, for the most part, without fan or ac but that can also be lethal. you mention the boil water advisory. that's fine and dandy but how do you boil the water if you don't have the power which leads to the piling on. you're five days and you're still saying three
CNN
Jul 18, 2012 11:00am EDT
, which tells us that this is a situation that is rapidly spinning out of control. >> ivan watson joining us now. how do you react to exactly what leon panetta said with regard to spinning out of control and now the impact of assad's defense chief and brother-in-law being killed? >> well, the new noose is clear tightening. in one fell swoop at least four of his most senior security and defense officials killed by what syrian state media says was a suicide bombing. not only was the defense minister, the interior minister and a security adviser, but also as you mentioned a member of his inner circle, his family. his brother-in-law himself, assef shawkat. what's more important is aside from there having been incredible intelligence and security failure on the part of the top people in his security apparatus, at the same time you have had at least three days of fighting in the streets of the syrian capitol. this is another powerful symbolic blow to any authority that the syrian regime still claims to have over its country where the syrian government has had to employ helicopter gun sh
CNN
Jul 31, 2012 11:00am EDT
tell us more about this 16-year-old chinese swimming sensation. i already love her name. ye shiwen. i already love her name, it's perfect. >> a lot of the focus is on her today. she is an amazing swimmer. only 16 years old. now, the focus is actually because of what happened on saturday. she won the 400 meter individual medley and she smashed her own record by more than five seconds and, get this, kyra, she also, if you look at the timing, was faster in the last 15050 meters of that race on saturday than ryan lochte. even he was just amazed. but what's been happening is that she's being accused by one u.s. coach that's actually pretty reputable saying, well, this is suspicious. how could she smash a record like this? this is just not human. so, senior british official today talked back and this is what he said. just to put it into perspective about her. >> she is clean, that is the end of the story and let us recognize that there is an extraordinary swimmer out there who deserves the recognition for talant in these games. >> the chinese also themselves are pretty a annoyed that the
CNN
Jul 15, 2012 11:00am EDT
. joining us to examine the media's performance here in washington, erin mcpipe, political editor for real clear politics. jennifer rubin who writes for "washington post" and a cnbc contributor, and clarence page, columnist for "the chicago tribun tribune". you're obviously sympathetic to the romney case. what about reports about his finances and business record is unfair? >> i think there is a noxious cycle that the media is not being very honest about. much of the information from these stories coming from the obama campaign. sometimes incorrectly, sometimes sp spottily which leads to stories. the obama campaign uses it for fodder, for ads on the air, talking points. the media then reports there. there's this symbiotic relationship developing that is not fair, that is not transparent, and that is not honest. >> on that point, clarence page, stephanie cutter, the campaign manager said on "face the nation" when asked about all of these allegations, it's not the obama campaign making allegations, it's independent reports in the press. what about jennifer described as a symbiotic relati
CNN
Jul 30, 2012 7:00am EDT
of romney sort of using foreign policy as a way to mischaracterize the president's record. i think from the president's cairo speech all the way through his actions during the egyptian revolution, it's been clear which side the united states is on and that is on the side of democracy and freedom. what romney fails to do each and every time is really layout how his policy would be different. what specifically would he do differently and we haven't heard from him on those issues. the american people frankly deserve to know that. >> we know now there was a contingency plan shared with attacking iran if any kind of diplomacy should fail and looks like they are getting a nuclear weapon. some people have said that is purely politics and especially the timing is suspicious considering it comes at the moment when governor romney is making his way to make headlines in israel. >> well, i think again, president obama has made very clear that all options are on the table. what romney seems to be doing is grabbing at straws and trying to make an impression on his foreign trip. frankly with the
CNN
Jul 20, 2012 10:00pm EDT
us will hold our kids a little closer, linger a bit longer with a colleague or a neighbor, reach out to a family member or friend. we'll all spend a little less time thinking about the worries of our day and more time wondering about how to help those who are in need of compassion most. >> we'll tell you all we know about the killer but focus as little as possible on him. we do want to show you minute by minute just what the victims were up against. take a look. >> it's about 12:30 a.m. into the sold out premier of the movie. he throws tear gas into the room through the exit door which he had propped open earlier after purchasing a ticket to the movie and sneaking out of the theater. it ignites causing confusion. >> this popping started happening, i thought it was fire works like someone playing a prank. and smoke started rising. >> reporter: witnesses say the gunman enters the theater. >> he came down with his gun in my face. he was about three feet away from me at that point. i was terrified. >> reporter: the terror spreads. eyewitnesss describe the gunman as firing calmly into the
CNN
Jul 14, 2012 6:00am EDT
release of the american tourists. joining me from jordan is elise. good morning. tell us what is different about this kidnapping than the others we have seen this year. >> reporter: yes, randi. the reason it's different is this time the kidnappers are usually doing these kind of things for money. this time, they have an agenda. they have relatives that have been detained on drug charges and they want to let them go. it's more complicated than getting that money to them. they get released right away. this time, it's more complex. >> they are making specific demands to have their relatives released? >> specific demands to have relatives released. the americans are saying they are working with the egyptian authorities, but they have their own laws. a lot of times, you don't negotiate with kidnappers or those kind of people. it's more complex than just giving them their money and letting the people go. there are demands involved. >> this is a popular tourist area. it's a little frightening the kidnappings are on the rise, right? >> reporter: they are on the rise because since the fal
CNN
Jul 29, 2012 7:00am EDT
israeli prime minister spoke to him using his first name saying, mitt, i couldn't agree with you more, when it comes to his stance on iran. you see a night -- tight friendship. they have known each other since they worked together in the 1970s at a consulting firm. describing each other as old friends. so far his trip has gone quite well. he's met with president shimon peres. they talked about what is happening in the region. of course iran came up again. and mr. peres was basically saying to him that he think he's a great representative of the united states. >> let's talk it one of these campaign events that was canceled or one of the events i should say canceled today in israel for mitt romney. do we know exactly why? >> reporter: yeah. one of the things that happened just before he got here, his plans and the date he planned to come here was actually the beginning of a very important jewish holiday. this is the holiday where jews mourn and commemorate the loss of not one but their temple twice, their first and second temples here in jerusalem. very important day. a day where p
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Jul 16, 2012 11:00am EDT
of supplying 10,000 guards. you're going to help us out, so the government has said that 5 3,500 soldiers will be added to the mix making about 17,5 00 at the olympics, also police are stepping in to secure nine different sites. the whole thing is clearly very embarrassing. the british home secretary is being questioned behind me in the house of commons about exactly when she knew that the shortfall was going to happen and why more wasn't done earlier. >> and dan, this is my question, you say they're bringing in police, they're bringing in military personnel, but they're doing this less than two weeks ahead of the games. how do you train people properly no matter what their background, to make sure the games are secure? that's the big concern right now. >> absolutely. yeah, i mean, what they're saying is that luckily, the british armed forces have stepped in, they feel they have the skill set to step in at short notice to conduct things like running x-ray machines, searching bags, checking tickets and so on. you know, obviously highly organized, highly trained. they don't normall
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Jul 24, 2012 7:00am EDT
stories, christine romans has that for us. >> moupting concern in the u.s. and israel about chemical weapons possibly entering the fray in syria, fierce fighting continuing overnight in city of alep po, the assad regime clinging to power this morning. here's the development that's getting attention, a spokesman publicly threatening to deploy chemical weapons against any foreign intervention. it's a threat senator john mccain is taking seriously. >> there is a danger of chemical weapons that are presently under bash ar al assad's control from flowing to hezbollah, presenting a grave threat to the security of israel. >> president obama warning the assad regime it would be a tragic mistake to use chemical weapons, promising syria will be held accountable if it does. >>> a new era for penn state's football program after a massive punish from the ncaa. they leveled a $60 million fine, imposed a four-year boan own postseason activity and stripped the school of scholarships and football victories for the last 14 seasons. penn state says it won't fight the stiff sanctions. we'll hea
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Jul 17, 2012 7:00am EDT
. because our tax dollars were used to go to companies often donors of the president's. >> senator ron johnson is a republican from wisconsin, a member of the budget appropriations committee and also a supporter of mitt romney. thanks for talking with us. >> good morning, soledad. >> good morning, there's clearly an effort to move away from conversations about bain and taxes and start talking about crony capitalism. what exactly is that? >> well crony capitalism is taking taxpayer money and funneling that to the people that have supported you in the campaign and that's exactly what president obama and his administration has done. look at solyndra over a half billion dollars invested in a company that's now bankrupt. it was supported by people who supported president obama. that's a dlasic example. >> inserting solyndra back into the conversation. back in may of 2012, here's what mitt romney said about solyndra. listen. >> an independent inspector general looked at this investment and concluded that the administration had steered money to friends and family to campaign contributors. >>
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Jul 20, 2012 4:00pm EDT
door -- witnesses told us he had come into the theater from the exit door, which was just to the right of the movie screen which led to the outside of the movie theater building. presuming that door is locked from the outside, police not saying exactly how james holmes could have gotten in there. did he have help? did he leave that door propped open at some point? to what degree was all this planned out? >> ed, standby for a moment. i'm going to be coming back to you. we've got a lot of reporters on the scene right now. our own anderson cooper is in colorado. he's going to be reporting later tonight including for us here in "the situation room." we're watching all of this unfold. it's been a horrible, horrible day not only for the people of aurora but for all of the people who have been watching all of this unfold in the united states and around the world. it's just been an unbearable situation for so many folks there. jennifer seeger was with a friend in the second row of the aurora movie theater when the gunman stormed in. jennifer is joining us now from aurora. and, jennifer, first
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Jul 23, 2012 1:00pm EDT
well, as well as could be expected under the circumstances. she would not talk with us about where they are physically located right now. citing concerns about their safety. but to repeat, she is going to come out and read a prepared statement, and the most extensive comments from the family since this shooting happened last week, suzanne. >> and do we have any sense, casey, of what their emotions are? what they are actually experiencing now? have they expressed remorse or get or surprise? >> really all we have is from last friday when the family released through local police officials a statement expressing their condolences to all of those who were impacted by this tragedy. also requesting privacy for the family at this time, but we do not have anything in detail in terms of their emotions and the reaction to this horrific crime that their son is being, a about to be charged with, suzanne. >> we will keep a close eye on that attorney and the statement that they will make later today. thank you, casey. we have in depth coverage of the court appearance by james holmes and of course
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Jul 30, 2012 1:00pm EDT
i want to bring in ed lavandara who is joining us from centennial, colorado. ed, walk us through the charges that he is faced with. >> sure thing, suzanne. essentially, james holmes has been charged with 142 criminal counts. 24 counts of first-degree murder and 116 counts of attempted murder, and essentially, that is doubled up on the number of victims inside of that movie theater. remember, 12 people killed an 58 people who were wound and taken to hospitals. now the legal reason behind that according to the paperwork we have received is that they were able to file double the charges on each of those victims, because number one, prosecutors say it was a planned attack, and premeditated and also because james holmes showed an extreme indifference towards the people he was killing, and that is that he did not matter who he was killing, but shooting indiscriminantly into the movie theater. because off that, that gives them the legal basis to file double the counts against james holmes. there is also one count of possessing explosives and one count which is a sentence enhancer becaus
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Jul 18, 2012 12:00pm EDT
gotten worse and the loss of lives has only increased, which tells us that this is a situation that is rapidly spinning out of control. >> in these circumstances, it is ever more imperative that the international community including all players who have influence bring pressure to bear on the assad regime to implement in full the annan plan to stabilize the country and allow an orderly transition of power. >> so hala, you have even general secretary ban ki-moon speaking out against this, and you the world united saying this is awful and chaos. what will it take do you think before you have world leaders who are going to take a more active role in intervening? >> well, the world is the united is saying that it is awful, but the world is certainly not united in how to approach and solve the crisis. you have on the one hand russia and china and then the western powers. at 3:00 p.m. there was a u.n. security council vote to condemn the actions in syria, and russia did not want the sanctions included, but western powers did. we have heard from two sources that kofi annan has asked the un
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Jul 2, 2012 11:00pm EDT
ruling that the mandate was a tax. >> i'm not sure what that means, but here to help us make sense of it is republican congresswoman nan hayworth of new york. good to see you, congresswoman. >> great to see you, john. thanks. >> you represent a hotly contested swing district. i want to read new poll numbers to you from cnn. when asked who would better handle health care, 51% of registered voters say obama, and 44% say romney. but more importantly, 65% of non-white voters would like to keep all the provisions in place. do these numbers concern you as a representative from a swing district? >> they don't, john, in the sense that i espouse the goals of the 2010 law. they're the right goals. every american should have good, affordable health care. and affordable health care insurance. that's not in question. but that law is a bad law. bluntly it imposes $2 trillion worth of bureaucracy that takes resources directly away from care. so there are smarter and better ways to achieve those goals. that's what i'm for. >> let's talk about that. you're a doctor. you have unique insight through your m
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Jul 26, 2012 8:00pm EDT
says they do give away what the group claims are millions of dollars in useful stuff to small veterans charities around the country. drew griffin has been following the money right from the start and he's been getting a lot of doors slammed in his face. >> hi, how are you? >> we're not going to be doing any on camera. >> where is the money going? i'm trying to reach mr. shoeoff. oh, he's not in? so here is the question, raised over three years, and none of the money has gone to any veterans. ma'am? >> as you can see, it hasn't been easy. you would think any charity who would want to be transparent would answer questions. he did manage to visit one of those small charities where he found some items that could help vets. he also found a lot useless so-called gifts in kind, including those coconut candy m&ms that apparently don't melt in your hand but sure leaves a bitter taste in your mouth. >> candy's one of the most requested -- >> reporter: roy runs charity services international. a for profit warehouse and distribution center in fort mill, south carolina. >> we send out to h
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Jul 6, 2012 4:00pm EDT
overdrive and arms his opponent, mitt romney, with new political ammunition to use against him. look at this. unemployment is stuck at 8.2%. and only 80,000 jobs added in june. the numbers are even worse when you look at minorities. we're covering all sides of this dramatic political story. our own dan lothian and dana bash, they are both standing by live. but first cnn's poppy harlow breaks down the numbers. >> hi there, wolf. i think the headline for this jobs report is disappointing. only 80,000 jobs created in the month of june. unemployment stays at 8.2%. we need to be creating somewhere between 300,000 and 400,000 jobs a month pretty consistently to bring that rate down. issues here 12.7 million americans still unemployed in this country. 5.4 million of them have been out of work for six months or longer. the longer you're out of work, the longer it takes you to find a job. that is a problem. also very key here. 2.5 million people are not counted in this unemployment rate at all. they can work, but they have stopped looking for work. so they're not counted in the unemploy
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Jul 10, 2012 9:00am EDT
overseas, republicans return fire. they say that the president did the same thing, using your taxpayer money in the stimulus projects that helped green projects overseas. >> that electric car company in finland where we sent half a billion dollars over there. never came back here. they never opened the plant in delaware. this is not the first day we have talked about this. i talked about this six months ago, and so has mitt romney. and we have talked about battery companies in south korea, l.e.d.s in china, windmills in denmark. >> dan lothian is at the white house following all of this. so now it's outsourcing. >> reporter: that's right. and, you know, it's the republicans really countering this attack that has been coming from the obama campaign that mitt romney invested in companies that benefited from sending jobs oversees to places like india and china, that mitt romney could have stopped outsourcing when he was the governor of massachusetts but didn't. and responding to these latest attacks now from the romney campaign, the obama campaign, saying, quote, we understand th
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Jul 10, 2012 7:00pm EDT
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Jul 20, 2012 7:00pm EDT
don lemon in aurora, colorado. don, what can you tell us about the suspect? what was he wearing, what did he look like? >> i'm going to talk to ed lavandera about that in a bit but i want to set the scene it just over my shoulder is the century 16 cinema where "the dark knight rises" was playing last night when the gunman burst in. this is the largest shooting, mass shooting, in u.s. history, that gunman, we're learning more information about him and exactly how it went down. as you asked, john, ed lavandera is here to tell us more. what are you hearing about his gun, about his past, about him being a student in neuro sciences? >> we're told by a law enforcement source a few hours ago that the guns were purchased legally here in the denver area. two of them were bought at a bass pro shop. and then there's a couple different towns, one here in aurora, mountain store, they were bought legally, all the paperwork squared away. that was one of the first things investigators tried to figure out, where these guns came from. >> there was a shotgun. an assault rifle. two handguns. were they gl
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Jul 25, 2012 2:00am EDT
a man to speak with us vernlthsz i want to explain how we got here. mali is in the middle of a war that the world needs to watch. the it began when the united states and nato intervened in libya. when the weapons were stolen by islamic radicals. the tour egg used the weapons to fight and declare independence from mali. the country was split in half. the mali government with only about 37,000 troops couldn't stop them, and frustrated by that failure, some commanders staged a koup. mali fell into complete disarray and that's when islamic radicals seized the moment. person after person here has told us they've seen fighters from the middle east. the islamic radicals kept in and kraushd the tour egg. they have many more weapons. 340u7b9 mounted on the back of 4 x 4s. the radicals use those weapons to destroy historic shrines. they say the consequences of the world letting this convinces grow bigger and bigger are dire. >> translator: the actions of the terrorists have direct convinces for europe and the united states. >> i can tell you here people are afraid. villages along the border,
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Jul 23, 2012 5:00am EDT
and not forgiving only puts us in a place where we can't move forward. >> reporter: so a variety of emotions when it comes to forgiveness. i was pretty blown away that most of the people i talked with said we have to forgive not only, you know, for all of the victims but for us as a community to move forward. and also as you mentioned the president some rarts themarks t stood out to me, he said "he'll wipe away every tear from their eyes and that shall be no more." we need to start healing. we need to start moving forward. but we'll never, ever forget this. >> poppy harlow in aurora where they are showing an enormous capacity, extraordinary capacity for forgiveness. thank you, poppy. >>> a lot of courage, right, to be able to face that. if you want to help out go, to givingfirst.org. there you can find several nonprofits supporting victims andthe aurora movie theater shooting. >>> the hammer set to fall on penn state. just a day after the statue of joe paterno came down, coming up what the naacp is expected to do in the wake of the jerry sandusky child abuse scandal. i wiped the flo
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Jul 15, 2012 4:00am EDT
from camden to detroit to sacramento. cuts in fire and police protection, is it making all of us less safe. a good place to look for answers is in scranton where police saw their salaries cut to minimum wage. earlier i spoke with the scranton firefighter who described what he and his colleagues are going through. >> i'm a very proud parent. i'm proud to be a firefighter, but also i am more proud to be a parent and be able to provide for my family. i am concerned that if this maintains, i won't be able to do that. it's very stressful right now. without w that being said, i am fortunate to have a job in this economy, but i need to pay the bills. >> that was bob who is a police officer in scranton. this new rule means he is getting 7:25 an hour. thank you very much for joining us tonight. i appreciate it. >> this had to be a huge shock to you. >> a great shock, yes. >> how long have you been serving? >> 20 years. >> let's talk about the big picture and for you what this means. what do you think this means for the citizens that rely on you? a lot of folks are scratching their heads and if
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Jul 5, 2012 1:00pm EDT
. he uses these words very strong words and again saying that he tried to manipulate the system. and so now, when he gets out not only does he have to come up with 10% nonrefundable of that $1 million bond, he has harsh restriction restrictions placed on him. before george zimmerman could go anywhere to be in hiding, but now we are finding that he cannot leave the county. the judge says that you cannot leave this county, and there are all sorts of other restrictions placed on him. he cannot engage in criminal activity. he cannot have contact with the victim's family, and he will have electronic monitoring and he has to report on pretrial releases every 48 hours socht it is tight now, and tight on the freedom and something that the judge said here really jumped out at us, and he said that the defendant was preparing to flee to avoid prosecution, but plans were thwarted. >> so he actually believes he was a flight risk. >> that is what the judge is saying here, and those are his exact words and he does not offer any details about why he thought that, but now we are finding that the judg
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Jul 4, 2012 9:00am EDT
. this could still be energized because a power official told us a short time ago if the lines do not hit the ground themselves, they may not trip out automatically. so this could still be energized, posing a danger for the crews. then they have to remove the huge tree and get to that. and this scene is repeated throughout the state. downed trees, a huge, huge problem for power crews throughout west virginia. we talked to the ceo charles patton earlier this morning to ask him how they prioritize getting people back into service. >> well, first of all, we look at critical care. we look at hospitals. we look at water and waste water facilities to make sure that our customers in this region do have water, potable water. and then what we try to do is get the biggest bang for our buck. meaning we try to get as many customers on as we can with the next operation that we undertake. >> reporter: you heard him mention potable water. that's a big problem because a lost the pumps that take care of the pressure in your shower or sink were knocked out. they are trying to reboot those. therefore, w
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Jul 7, 2012 8:00am EDT
the polling center. tell us what the mood is like. >> reporter: randi, it's an incredible atmosphere in tripoli. it's been six hours since the polls opened in tripoli and across the country. people are driving around waving the free libya flag and showing us the purple finger. they are so proud of this day and the ability to vote on this day. we went to one polling center in one of the neighborhoods in tripoli where an uprising of moammar gadhafi started and they were crushed earlier in the year. they were known for their opposition of gadhafi. the atmosphere was incredible. we met really old people there. a woman who has never had the chance to vote, like most voters at that center. people were saying they feel like they are born again today. they have had the ability to elect their officials freely. but of course in a country awash with weapons that is far from stable yet, security is a big concern. thousands of troops have been deployed across the country and revolutionary fighters, formers rebels, have also taken to the streets patrolling to make sure that no one disrupts this bi
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Jul 30, 2012 5:00am EDT
over jerusalem. what can you tell us about that? >> reporter: it's interesting because it has certainly angered the palestinians, but it isn't so unprecedented because many of the united states political candidates for president have come through here and said a similar thing, that jerusalem is the capital of israel, which is what the stance of israel is, but that has always angered the palestinians who have said, look, after the 1967 war, they believe that east jerusalem was occupied, as being occupied by israel, and they want east jerusalem as their capital in a two-state solution, and that has been a sticking point between the palestinians and the israelis for all these years. we have to mention, though presidential candidates have come through saying the same thing, not one of them since 1967 has actually done something about it once they got in office. they have backed down from that stance. and as you know, the u.s., as well as many of the other u.n. country embassies, are located in tel aviv for that very reason. zoraida? >> why don't we talk about what romney has plann
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Jul 11, 2012 7:00am EDT
to jeb han hensarling and in the next hour, jim demint will join us again, the co-founder of the senate tea party caucus. first though, we want to get to christine romans with an update on the top stories. good morning. >> good morning, soledad, also developing this morning, investigators trying to find out what caused a mystery odor that made a flight crew sick and forced an emergency landing last night. the u.s. airways flight from charlotte to rome was diverted to philadelphia. attendants told the captain they were feeling sick and smelled something strange. an airline spokesperson says five crew members were taken to the hospital and released. passengers were eye vak waited and put on another flight. none of the passengers got sick. >>> a woman who abandoned her 19-year-old special needs daughter outside a bar will not be charged. police say eva cameron left her daughter lynn outside a bar in tennessee then drove home to illinois. our affiliate wvlt spoke to eva who says she has the best intention. >> i didn't get the help i needed from illinois, somebody at the church said w
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Jul 6, 2012 11:00am EDT
, what made us rich was spending time together and the idea was -- the idea was that, you know, if our families were of good character and had good values and you were willing to work hard, then you could find a job that paid a decent wage, and eventually saving up you could own a home. and you knew that you wouldn't go bankrupt when you got sick because you had some health insurance, and maybe you took a vacation every once in a while, and it wasn't necessarily some fancy vacation at some fancy resort. best vacation i had when i was a kid was we -- my grandmother and my mom and my sister, we traveled around the country on greyhound buses and on trains, and we stayed at howard johnsons and, you know, you -- i was 11 and so if there was any kind of swimming pool it didn't matter how big it was, right, you'd spend the whole day there and then, you know, you were real excited to go to where the vending machine was and the ice machine and -- and get the ice, and that was like a big deal, and you would just see the sights and stop by a diaper some place, so you -- you'd have that chance to
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Jul 30, 2012 12:00am EDT
us as americans? we're not any better or worse than you brits. or the japanese. or the canadians or whatever. yet in japan, less than seven gun murders every year. in canada, about 200. in the uk, around 40 a year. in a nation of i don't know what do you have 70 million people. this is -- why here? why us? you can't say it's because of the violent movies and the violent video games. i got to tell you, those canadian kids right across the river from detroit, they're watching the same violent movies and playing the same violent video games. yet in that city across from detroit, most years they have one, maybe zero, murders a year, in windsor, ontario. >> it's interesting, michael. you mentioned japan there. japan is a fascinating piece. which appeared today in "the atlantic." i was going to talk to you about it later. by a guy called max fisher. he explains why japan has almost no gun related homicides at all. i mean at all. in 2008, when america had 12,000 firearm-related homicides, japan had 11. that was a big year. in 2006, it had 2. then he gets into the really interesting bit. wh
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Jul 18, 2012 4:00am EDT
you tell us about the research? >> you're attacking the messenger. anderson, you're better than this. you used to be good. you used to find there was a problem and you would go after it. >> sir, i'm asking you for evidence of something you said on the floor of the house. >> i did. and you listen. this is a problem. if you had spent as much time looking into the problem as you have been trying to come after me and belittle me this week -- >> sir, do you want to offer any evidence? i'm asking you what research and evidence you have. you've offered none other than yelling. >> he never offered evidence. you would think if this was a real plot he was really concerned about you would think he'd pick up the phone and call the fbi, right? we actually did that. unlike congrethe congressman, t said there was no credible evidence. he declined our invitation to come back on the program as he once was on in 2010. back to this current conspiracy theory, we just received a statement from huma abedin's office about the allegations. they are nothing but vicious and disgusting lies that have no place
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Jul 29, 2012 6:00am EDT
. and -- because the truth is, every person this world deserves forgiveness. and every one of us need to pay for the sins that we've committed. but i also pray that he gets life in prison, and i just pray on those 40, 50 years, that somehow, some way god can find his way into his heart and forgive. >> and if you would like to help victims of the colorado theater shooting, just go to cnn.com/impact for more information there. >>> now to mississippi where members of a church threatened their pastor saying he can't perform a wedding all because of the couple's race. hear from the pastor and the couple. begins with back pain and a choice. take advil, and maybe have to take up to four in a day. or take aleve, which can relieve pain all day with just two pills. good eye. which can relieve pain all day with just two pills. take the steps to reach yours, everyowith usgoals. with real advice, for real goals. the us bank wealth management advisor can help you. every step of the way. from big steps, to little steps. since 1863 we've helped guide our clients, so they can take the steps to help grow,
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Jul 27, 2012 2:00am EDT
. it's a major issue. because i think that the people that use facebook don't want to spend time trolling or scrolling through ads to get to what they really want to see. >> there are people out there who like to say this is going to be the biggest colossal failurer. they say young kids are not using facebook as much as they're used to and there's other companies that can provide the same thing. this might just be a colossal failure. other people say that's ridiculous. >> i disagree with that. listen, now they have 955 million users. i mean, that's staggering. pretty soon, 1 billion. it's remarkable. they haven't really cracked china. >> they don't expose how many people have multiple counts -- >> let's say half a billion people use facebook. that's an amazing audience. so i think, you know, you think about facebook going forward it's going to be like the telephone company. it becomes a utility. at some point when it becomes so ubiquitous or they try to monetize it so much with so many ads it becomes uncool. they have such a head start over anyone else at this point, i think face
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Jul 15, 2012 8:00am EDT
all of us who call the gulf home. >>> 30 years of mystery. today is the anniversary of the new jersey cold case of a young woman only known as princess doe. to this day police don't know her identity, her background, or who killed her, but in an exclusive to cnn this weekend, lieutenant steven spears shares never-before-seen information with us. i asked him where the body was found. >> princess doe's body was discovered in the cedar ridge cemetery in the northern part of new jersey. at the time she was discovered she was severely decomposed and as you had stated earlier, beaten quite severely. as a result of that her identification to this day has not been something that we were able to do, and throughout the years there's been a number of investigators involved in this case. i took the case in 1999, and my focus then and continues to be trying to identify princess doe. >> lieutenant spears, we're looking at this 3-d rendering that you have sent us. this is the first time it's been seen by anyone but investigators. can you just give us an idea of what we're looking at here and
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Jul 2, 2012 4:00pm EDT
breaking the numbers for us. he's in des moines, iowa, right now. tell our viewers what we're seeing, joe. >> reporter: wolf, there's certainly a lot more to this than meets the eye. the main takeaway is mitt romney is running ahead of the president in some of the states that matter most. conservatives are still shaking their heads. >> it was really a shock. >> i'm dispinted at their position. they came to a position. >> how could one of their own on the supreme court side with liberals onto uphold the institutionalty of the democrat's health care plan. in many ways it was still a conservative decision. >> this was a conservative judicial philosophy that says the role of the courts is to be the last resort, not the first resort. we only strike something down when it's a big piece of regulation if we absolutely have to. that's still quite conservative. >> and this type of thinking shouldn't be a surprise. >> wrong piece there running, obviously. the takeaway on our poll is even though the president maintains a slight edge in the nationwide polling. it's a different story in the 15 battlegr
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